Habitat by Resene

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  • Room
    • Bathroom
    • Bedroom
    • Berry
    • Children
    • Dining
    • Entranceway
    • Exterior
    • Garden
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry
    • Living room
    • Study
    • Vintage
  • Colour
    •   Yellow
    •   Red
    •   Brown
    •   Blue
    •   Green
    •   Violet
    •   Orange
    •   Metallics
    •   Neutral
    •   Wood Stain
    •   Pink
    •   Grey
    •   White
    •   Black
    •   Purple
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Blackboard city
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Blackboard city

Get creative with Resene Blackboard Paint and framing timber offcuts, with stylist Gem Adams. It's ... see this and more videos

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Good looking... and clever

Paint isn't only for colouring your walls. Resene also has many clever paints that often work silently to perform very special functions. Some of them ... more

Good looking... and clever
 
Square square colour information iconResene Foundry
is a shadowy charcoal full of igneous warmth.
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Mike and Robyn’s sun-filled Omaha beach house

There's a natural tranquility to Mike and Robyn's home, with its sun-filled deck and open plan living area. Located in Omaha, an hour's drive from ... more

Mike and Robyn’s sun-filled Omaha beach house

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Rick and Carolyn’s elegantly grand ‘barn’

When Rick and Carolyn Thompson were looking for a new home, the classic lines of Customkit’s designs allowed them to create a home that’s strikingly ... more

Rick and Carolyn’s elegantly grand ‘barn’

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Lorna shares the love

When you run a creative endeavour from home, it makes sense that your home would be a product of that creativity. For Lorna Anderson, owner ... more

Lorna shares the love
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Square square colour information iconResene Touche
is a rich blend of pale ochre and persimmon orange, playful and amusing.
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Square square colour information iconResene Howlin Wolf
is a lupine inspired ochre tan – muddy, dense and menacing.
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Win: Turn it on

The new Stainless Steel Sink Mixer (FSSS1) with brushed finish ... more

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Win: Add wow to your windows

Dress up your windows with the latest fabrics from the ... more

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Win: Mix it up

The new Electrolux Turbo Pro Stick Mixer is packed with ... more

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Dennis and Mel's leafy suburban project

When the structure of a home is near perfect when you buy it, there comes a little more freedom (read time and money) to sprucing ... more

Dennis and Mel's leafy suburban project

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Loveable living rooms

A place to gather, get cosy and be creative... Six living rooms that are, simply, loveable. more

Loveable living rooms

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Curtains know-how

All you need to know about planning and installing your beautiful new Resene curtains. more

Curtains know-how

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1 living room, 3 ways: tranquil, classic ...

Blues and greens and splashes of rich yellow make up the paint palette of this transitional Edwardian villa, a 'forever' home to owner Maggie Robertson. ... more

1 living room, 3 ways: tranquil, classic or playful excess

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Mike and Mel’s divine Edwardian villa

Grand but not precious, this Edwardian villa is the ultimate 'home, sweet home'. more

Mike and Mel’s divine Edwardian villa

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Lisa and Dan’s modern coastal cottage

Paraparaumu Beach is a perfect sweep of golden sand and views of Kapiti Island, and a wonderful mirror to this modern coastal cottage. more

Lisa and Dan’s modern coastal cottage

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Pattern trends to love

Overblown florals, 50s geometrics, highly-textured metallics and so much more – the latest in pattern design. more

Pattern trends to love

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Selina and Earl find inspiration close to ...

Inspired by the great southern landscape around their Canterbury home, Selina and Earl’s home is aptly anchored by the cool shale-like tones of Resene Half ... more

Selina and Earl find inspiration close to home

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Vintage kitchens keep it real

Kitchens with vintage touches or with elegant traditional good looks are timeless, and fit well into many styles of home. more

Vintage kitchens keep it real

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Rachael and Ben turn yuck into yum

From 'hate at first sight' into a beloved home. more

Rachael and Ben turn yuck into yum

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A slice of Parisian life

Keeping this winter oh-so-chic is Citta Design's current collection Deco Deco, inspired by 1920s Paris. more

A slice of Parisian life

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Sarah and Brian’s retro revival

Starting with a tight budget and a passion for Resene Wasabi, a sharp green, Sarah and Brian have given their 1970s home the retro revival ... more

 Sarah and Brian’s retro revival

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Baby baby

Four perfect colour schemes for your baby's bedroom. more

Baby baby

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For your own baby prince or princess

Do you have your own little royal on the way? Here are colours and ideas for a beautiful nursery to get you started. more

For your own baby prince or princess

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James' retro style for work and play

Interior designer James Peters helped convert an inner-city villa into a retro yet contemporary space, with a rich Resene colour palette. more

James' retro style for work and play

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Colour tips, and more, for small spaces

How to make your small room feel bigger – our best tips! more

Colour tips, and more, for small spaces

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Jason and Jodie's Romantic Country House

"It looked like a house dumped in the middle of a paddock," says Jodie of the first time that she and husband Jason saw their ... more

Jason and Jodie's Romantic Country House

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Cate turns ugly into snuggly

An ugly duckling of an interior has been given a makeover by homeowner Cate Foster of Auckland, inspired by a mixture of design ideas, Resene ... more

Cate turns ugly into snuggly

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Darren and Lee's Inner-City Oasis

After living in their Californian bungalow for 17 years, Darren and Lee wanted to create a private backyard haven that would inspire them to relax ... more

Darren and Lee's Inner-City Oasis

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Vincent and Sarah give old bones an ...

A grand old home is the perfect canvas for strong Resene colour… but has posed a few problems for its sustainability-aware owners. How do you, ... more

Vincent and Sarah give old bones an eco twist

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Robyn's Colourful Cottage

Before Robyn moved in, there was no garden around the Victorian workers' cottage that she has now called home for 18 years. Still, the keen ... more

Robyn's Colourful Cottage

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